startups

Philly’s collaborative spirit is its greatest strength: MilkCrate’s Morgan Berman business

Nov. 20, 2014 8:00 am

Philly’s collaborative spirit is its greatest strength: MilkCrate’s Morgan Berman

CEO Morgan Berman explains how MilkCrate is helping bridge four very separate worlds: geeks, designers, sustainability wonks and entrepreneurs.
Student entrepreneurship is ‘not a science': Weiss Tech House panel business

Nov. 20, 2014 7:29 am

Student entrepreneurship is ‘not a science': Weiss Tech House panel

Wednesday evening's panel convened a handful of Philadelphia's most successful college entrepreneurs, offering lessons learned.
Munchies delivery service goPuff expands to Washington, DC business

Nov. 18, 2014 10:29 am

Munchies delivery service goPuff expands to Washington, DC

How does goPuff compete with the other on-demand delivery services? A significantly lower delivery fee, for one.
Squareknot’s $300K saga business

Nov. 14, 2014 10:29 am

Squareknot’s $300K saga

Every raise is a story. This is how one startup, a "Github for things," landed early-stage capital from all Philly-area investors — despite being told to head west.
This Wharton startup wants to be the only messaging app you’ll ever need business

Nov. 10, 2014 10:29 am

This Wharton startup wants to be the only messaging app you’ll ever need

WeHUB is backed by big-name angels, already has about 20,000 users and is built by teams in Germantown, Philadelphia and Seoul, South Korea.
Almost all 10 DreamIt Health startups are running pilots, raising funding business

Nov. 3, 2014 12:05 pm

Almost all 10 DreamIt Health startups are running pilots, raising funding

We recap DreamIt Health's demo day.
Philly app Cypherr aims to help indie artists make a living business

Oct. 29, 2014 12:58 pm

Philly app Cypherr aims to help indie artists make a living

Cypherr is LinkedIn meets SoundCloud, says its founder. Its beta is set to launch early next year.
Wayne-based business valuation firm BizEquity raises $5.1M business

Oct. 23, 2014 12:36 pm

Wayne-based business valuation firm BizEquity raises $5.1M

The company, which has ties to legendary Safeguard Scientifics founder Pete Musser, helps small businesses figure out what they're worth.
Why these app founders took a break from Penn to focus on ‘Down to Chill’ business

Oct. 22, 2014 1:20 pm

Why these app founders took a break from Penn to focus on ‘Down to Chill’

The app aims to make hanging out with friends easier. Its founders say the decision to take a year off from school was an easy one.